Saawan Tiwari (they/she) is a costume designer based in New York City. They love to work on new and daring projects that expand the American theatre cannon, and have always created their best work when they have positive collaborators who push and challenge them. Recent projects include Picher Project, Sitayana, The Gospel According to Heather, and cityscrape. Some other personal favorites include Before the Flood, The Mountaintop, Bruise and Thorn, and Yerma. Saawan also is passionate about theatre education and mentorship, currently working for Roundabout Theatre Company as a Teaching Artist. Saawan is a proud member of the LGBTQ+ and AAPI communities.